NIDHI EIR

Entrepreneur-in-Residence Program at KIIT-TBI

About NIDHI - EIR program

Entrepreneurs-in-Residence (EIR) Program is one of the programs introduced under the NIDHI Scheme by DST, GoI to inspire the best talents to be entrepreneurs, to minimize the risk involved in pursuing start-ups, and to partially set off their opportunity costs of high paying jobs. The NIDHI-EIR program provides tremendous opportunities for innovative entrepreneurs to expand their networks and get critical feedback on their ventures in order to promote their entrepreneurial career goals and aspirations.

Objective

Program Benefits

Fellowship

Minimum ₹ 10000 to maximum ₹ 30000 per month for 12 months.

Mentorship

Tailored mentoring in areas like IP, Legal, Regulatory, Business Development.

Co-working

Access to co-working space, common infras, and administrative support.

Handholding

Navigating the entire entrepreneurial journey from ideation to acceleration.

Lab Access

Access the digital fabrication lab to turn your ideas into prototypes.

Our Working Process

01.

Call Opens

Generally for a window of 1 month.

02.

Announcement

Announcement of Shortlisted Candidates.

03.

Selection

Presentation to Selection Committee.

04.

Results

Final List of Candidates Selected.